Duke

Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Taylor King

College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
DukeCOMMITTED (01/12/2006)Offered09/16/2006Steve Wojciechowski
GonzagaNoneOfferedNone
SyracuseNoneOfferedNone
USCNoneOfferedNone
VillanovaNoneOfferedNone

Scouting Report on Taylor King

by Jerry Meyer - 11/03/2005
A three-point shooting specialist with very deep range, King is also a strong rebounder. Through positioning and good hands, he comes up with the basketball around the basket. Needs to improve his foot speed to defend on the perimeter. His ball handling is also in need of improvement.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for Rivals.com. He played at Lipscomb University where be became college basketball's all-time career assist leader. Meyer earned Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Tennessee as a high school junior and senior. He has served as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt and also co-authored the book, "Basketball Skills and Drills."

Latest News

Friday CIF State Finals03/14/2008 SouthernCaliforniaPreps

Titlists crowned in Division IV and Division II (boys & girls) with biggest score being state No. 3 Mater Dei's win over No. 1 Archbishop Mitty. Go inside for wrapups and analysis for all games.

Andrew's Mailbag: The Post-Durant era09/04/2007Rivals.com College Basketball
Reviewing the ACC in basketball recruiting07/12/2007TheWolfpacker.com
A King is Crowned Mr. Basketball04/09/2007SouthernCaliforniaPreps
Top Players Shine at Roundball Classic04/04/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Roundball Practice Report II04/02/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Roundball Practice Report I04/02/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Final 07 FAB 50 Extensive Boys National Ratings03/29/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
PHOTO GALLERY: McD's All-American Game03/29/2007CatsIllustrated.com
Beasley leads West to victory03/28/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McDonald's final practice03/27/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McDonald’s All-American Practice Report I03/26/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Day two at the McDonald's practices03/26/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McDonald's practices get underway03/25/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Extensive FAB 50 Boys Basketball Rankings03/21/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Stanback, No. 2 Poly Girls Impressive03/18/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Extensive FAB 50 Boys Basketball Rankings03/14/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Extensive FAB 50 Boys Basketball Rankings03/06/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Artesia Twice As Nice Against Mater Dei03/04/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Extensive FAB 50 Boys Basketball Rankings02/28/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
McDonald's AA roster breakdown02/26/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Updated & Extensive FAB 50 Rankings02/13/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Extensive FAB 50 Boys Basketball Rankings02/07/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
NIKE Extravaganza Turns Into A Lovefest02/04/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Updated & Extensive FAB 50 Rankings02/01/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Hoophall Spotlight: King, Smith, Patterson01/31/2007Devils Illustrated
Oak Hill, Huntington win tight games01/31/2007Devils Illustrated
No. 1 Huntington wins without Mayo (sort of)01/31/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Prep stars on display at Cameron01/30/2007Devils Illustrated
Extensive FAB 50 Boys Basketball Rankings01/24/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
Updated & Extensive FAB 50 Rankings01/17/2007StudentSportsBasketball.com
City of Palms and Beach Ball recap01/02/2007Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Artesia Huge In 4th Quarter Against Mater Dei12/30/2006SouthernCaliforniaPreps
Royal finish for the City of Palms12/22/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
City of Palms Semifinals12/21/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Calathes delights City of Palms crowd12/21/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
City of Palms Preview12/19/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Blue Devils ink ACC's top class11/25/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Mater Dei, Artesia Up High in Preseason FAB 5011/09/2006SouthernCaliforniaPreps
Transfers & Freshmen Impact Upcoming Hoop Season10/21/2006SouthernCaliforniaPreps
Summer’s 30 Best Cagers We Saw10/15/2006SouthernCaliforniaPreps
Fastbreak Friday: Football impacts hoops09/15/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Researching the rankings08/09/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Reebok Big Time: Tuesday's action07/26/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD top performers07/11/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD Senior & Underclass All-Star Recap07/10/2006SouthernCaliforniaPreps
ABCD Camp Photo Gallery IV07/10/2006CatsIllustrated.com
ABCD good, bad and ugly07/10/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD All-Stars get offensive07/09/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD Camp Photo Gallery III07/09/2006CatsIllustrated.com
ABCD: Day three07/08/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD Camp Photo Gallery II07/08/2006CatsIllustrated.com
ABCD: Day two07/08/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD: Day one07/07/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
USA U18 National Team down to 1606/18/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
King finds rhythm during USA Trials06/17/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Allen shines at USA trials06/17/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Tournament of Champions Video Library06/02/2006TarHeelIllustrated.com
Tournament of Champions Day 3 Recap05/29/2006TarHeelIllustrated.com
SoCal All-Stars can't be stopped05/28/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Four point plan for Taylor King05/28/2006Devils Illustrated
Tournament of Champions Day 2 Recap05/27/2006TarHeelIllustrated.com
Tournament of Champions Day 1 Recap05/27/2006TarHeelIllustrated.com
TOC attracts big names once again05/25/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Arizona Cactus Classic awards05/23/2006GOAZCATS.com
Arizona Cactus Classic Friday recap05/20/2006GOAZCATS.com
Quality, not quantity05/18/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Researching the rankings05/10/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
AMP: King shines in tourney action05/05/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
SoCal swingman names a favorite04/26/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
SoCal All-Stars claim Kingwood04/23/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Kingwood first night breakdown04/22/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Video: Taylor King hits from outside03/27/2006Rivals.com
Viney takes center stage in California playoffs03/11/2006GoldenBearReport.com
AMP: Duke already thinking 200701/17/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Duke is fit for King01/12/2006Devils Illustrated
Fastbreak Friday01/06/2006Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Beach Ball has major upset12/29/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Herndon and Reynolds Shock The World12/29/2005VirginiaPreps.com
King trims list to four12/28/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Day two at the Beach Ball Classic12/28/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Another unofficial visit for King12/14/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
King gets call from Roy12/08/2005TarHeelIllustrated.com
King names a top three11/03/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
King visiting his top 610/26/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Is Duke fit for a King?10/25/2005Devils Illustrated
Fastbreak Friday09/16/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
King talks about visits09/07/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Taylor King Discusses His Villanova Visit09/03/2005VUSports.com
Fastbreak Friday09/02/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
King plans unofficial visit to KU08/24/2005JayhawkSlant.com
Mid-Summer Classics08/02/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
King looking forward to visits08/02/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Big Time ends with Big Bang07/26/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Several UA targets eliminated in Monday action07/26/2005GOAZCATS.com
Jennings and Love Lead Socal All-Stars07/24/2005VUSports.com
Vegas Coaches Corner07/24/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Arizona recruits show off on Saturday in Vegas07/24/2005GOAZCATS.com
LV Saturday Morning: Jennings and Love dominate07/23/2005GOAZCATS.com
Las Vegas Friday: Arizona Prospect Checklist07/23/2005GOAZCATS.com
Lance Thomas Stars In Vegas AAU Action07/23/2005VUSports.com
Taylor King Impressive at ABCD07/11/2005VUSports.com
ABCD: Walker dominates underclassmen game07/11/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD Camp: Underclassmen All-Star quick hits07/09/2005ScarletNation.com
News and notes from Day 3 of ABCD07/09/2005BearcatReport.com
Friday at ABCD is full of moments07/09/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD: Day 3 features stellar matchups07/08/2005CatsIllustrated.com
ABCD youth emerges on Day 207/08/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD: James and Cook shine on Thursday07/08/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Reebok ABCD Photo Gallery #207/07/2005CatsIllustrated.com
More from Tuesday's ABCD camp07/07/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Reynolds, Gordon steal show in NBPA Camp finale06/27/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Point guards step it up at NBA Players Camp06/24/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Video: King rules from up top06/21/2005Rivals.com
Budinger leads SoCal to championship05/29/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Good trip goes into Monday for King05/29/2005TarHeelIllustrated.com
Sunday Player Notes from the Bob Gibbons TOC05/29/2005VUSports.com
TOC Friday night scores and highlights05/28/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Friday Night at the Bob Gibbons TOC05/27/2005VUSports.com
Las Vegas Spring Showcase ends with a bang04/20/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas Sunday: Arizona recruits shine04/18/2005GOAZCATS.com
Nic Wise and Houston Hoops win Spring Showcase04/18/2005GOAZCATS.com
Las Vegas Day Two: 2007 UA recruit checklist04/17/2005GOAZCATS.com
Jerryd Bayless stands out against SoCal All-Stars04/16/2005GOAZCATS.com
News and Notes from Las Vegas04/15/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Notes from the Pond03/06/2005BruinSportsReport.com
NIKE Extravaganza - Part III02/10/2005BruinSportsReport.com
The NIKE Extravaganza - Part II02/09/2005BruinSportsReport.com
Oak Hill, Fairfax, Mater Dei all win in Anaheim02/06/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Hoops Extravaganza on Saturday in Anaheim02/04/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
An evening of high school hoops01/18/2005BruinSportsReport.com
The Gibbons Report: holiday events overview01/05/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bruins secure commitment from highly rated junior11/19/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Top match-ups highlight Big Time on Sunday07/26/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Reebok Big Time Tournament Preview07/20/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD Camp: Final Thoughts07/12/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD Camp: Saturday Report07/11/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD Camp: Friday Report07/10/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
NBA Players Camp: Tuesday Notes06/22/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Long live the Kingwood Classic04/21/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Vegas Day Two04/18/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas Easter Classic Friday Review04/10/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Youth Prevails at Las Vegas Classic04/10/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas Easter Classic Preview04/08/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
National Recruiting Notebook: McClellan eyes MVP12/30/2003GOAZCATS.com
Rising Freshman Verbals To UCLA08/06/2003Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting

Stats

Games
Year RebPts
2004 (So.)13.525.5